Elaine Iva Berlin born on 21 April 1932 in Philadelphia. She is a citizen of United States of America. Elaine May was educated at Hollywood High School and University of Chicago.
She is an American screenwriter, film director, actress, and comedian.
Elaine May has had one spouse: Sheldon Harnick. She has one child Jeannie Berlin.
Elaine May has worked as an actor, film director, screenwriter, stage actor, writer, playwright, film actor, comedian and television actor. She has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay, Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Director and Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Screenplay. She has has won Writers Guild of America Award, National Medal of Arts, Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Director and BAFTA Award for Best Adapted Screenplay.
She is also known as Elaine Iva Berlin, Elaine Iva May and Elaine Berlin.